Visiting the slopes

My wife and I recently went up to the mountains for a vacation. It may have been the summer, but we wanted to go to a place that got cold weather. This was a welcome break from the heat that we were having in our hometown down in the southern part of the country. It…

Hugging the HVAC technician

Have you ever gone four days without air conditioning in the summer heat? Well I have and it left me loving air conditioning more than I ever have in my life! My home was never insulated very well from the elements. It’s the kind of home that heats up pretty quickly when there’s no central…

My plants need humidifier

I don’t have any kids or pets but I do love my houseplants. I have had one lily for over 15 years. However, once I moved to a new house, I found that my plants were not doing quite so well and I didn’t understand it. I had intentionally chosen this home because of the…

Tree roots get into ductwork

We can’t afford for it to ruin our ductwork again For some reason, the coldest room in our house is the bathroom. When the air conditioner is on, the bathroom is freezing cold. This is not fun when you get out of the shower and are hit by a blast of freezing cold air. The…